Hi, I am looking for the name of a general store owned and operated by Edward Corby at 334 Portage Rd. Falls View Village c.1911He opened a bakery c1903 at 114 Main St. Falls View Village and was the Post Master for Falls View c.1925-28.Any help or ideas as how to find the General Store name would be appreciated, many thanks for taking the time to read this.See More
"I've still been looking for Sarah May's death, assuming she was dead by then and that it was not just an error. Glad you made contact with luegord, hope he/she is of some help in your quest. Let me know if there's anything else I can…"
"Lisa, Many thanks for all your help. I have made contact with luegord a second cousin and part of the family tree I have little or no information about. This is a wall removed thanks to you.
The William Corby at St. Vincent, I belive is not a…"
"you should be able to contact him or post to the list, I think, but I'll check for you.
OKAY, contacted him, he lives in Kamloops and was on in the last month, so maybe you'll get lucky, He hasn't posted any other messages on…"
"Lisa, many thanks for the link. Could I impose on you to get an email or contact a person on my behalf?
When I went to the message board you provided there was a posted message from rosemcara1, that is my sister she has not been on line in years. A…"
"Don't know if you've already read messages on the Corby forum or not, there's alot there, but I was mostly reading ones pertaining to Canada (from ENG), if you haven't read these, it might be worth it as they seem to reference…"
"Hi Lisa, many thanks for the wealth of information you uncovered. The Edward Corby in the 1901 census was my grandfather, he was the only one of his family that remained in Niagara. It appears he lived with his brother William James and James wife…"
"ok, maybe not related after all as I see a Charles in border crossings, going to Seattle,WA but his father is Joseph Corby in Saskatchewan (where the brother Richard was living mentioned above):
Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S.,…"
"Wonder if this might be yours as well???
Canada, Soldiers of the First World War, 1914-1918
about Charles Wesley Corby
Name: Charles Wesley Corby
Residence: W Vancouver, British Columbia
Birth Date: 25 Feb 1884
Birth Location: Bornings Mills, Co of…"
"not sure if this is yours too:
** note it's also interesting that there's a Thomas William Corby as well in records:
Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1801-1926
about William Thomas Corby
Name: William Thomas Corby
Birth Place: Broughton…"
"1901 Census of Canada
about William J Corby
Name: William J Corby
Marital Status: Married
Birth Day & Month: 4 Apr
Birth Year: 1873
Relation to Head of House: Head
Immigration Year: 1880
Racial or Tribal…"
"1891 Census of Canada
about William Corby
Name: William Corby
Marital Status: Single
Birth Year: abt 1873
Relation to Head of House: Domestic
Religion: Church of England
French Canadian: No